Seattle Rep Staff


Braden Abraham*
Artistic Director
Jeffrey Herrmann
Managing Director

Artistic • Arts Engagement • Production • Human Resources • Finance and Operations • Information Technology • Marketing and Communications • Business Operations • Patron Experience • Development • Professional Arts Training Program


Artistic Staff


Elisabeth Farwell-Moreland*

Producing Director

Kaytlin McIntyre

Director of Casting and New Play Development

Hattie Claire Andres

Assistant to the Artistic Director & Artistic Associate

Angie Kamel Public Works Director
Constanza Romero Associate Artist
Hal Brooks Associate Artist
Christopher Breyer Consulting Dramaturg
Marco Collins Artist Under Commission
Wendy Goldberg Artist Under Commission
Lily Houghton Artist Under Commission
Justin Huertas Artist Under Commission
C.A. Johnson Artist Under Commission
Hansol Jung Artist Under Commission
Brian Quijada Artist Under Commission
Matt Schatz Artist Under Commission
Samantha Silva Artist Under Commission
Ruby Rae Spiegel Artist Under Commission
Cheryl L. West Artist Under Commission
Anna Ziegler Artist Under Commission




Nabra Nelson

Director of Arts Engagement

Alex Lee Reed Youth Engagement Manager




Sann Hall

Production Manager

Brian Fauska*

Technical Director

Robert J. Aguilar*

Lighting Director

Tyler Krieg

Assistant Production Manager

Associate Technical Director

Stina Lotti

Production Stage Manager

Yuko Ariga

Production Coordinator


Scene Shop

Jon Zucker** Scene Shop Foreman
Denny Hartung** Master Shop Carpenter
Patrick Robinson* Scenic Carpenter
Randy Reece Scenic Carpenter
Mike McKenna Scenic Carpenter


Scenic Paints


Ruth Gilmore

Charge Scenic Artist

Mo Wilhelm*

Lead Scenic Artist

Beth Peterson

Scenic Artist




Jolene Obertin**

Properties Director

Karla Davenport

Properties Assistant

Angie Zylla

Properties Artisan

Joel Herrera

Properties Artisan


Costume Shop


Denise Damico*

Costume Department Director

Emily Blanche

Assistant Costume Department Manager

Danielle Nieves

Costume Design Associate

Naomi Weber


Lisa Lockard*

First Hand

Laura Mé Smith**

First Hand

Sarah Gladden**

Costume Stock Manager 

Joyce Degenfelder**

Wig Master

Brent Roberts

Costume Props Artisan/Dyer

Cindy Sabye

Leo K. Wardrobe Supervisor


Stage Crew: Bagley Wright Theater


Noel Clayton

Master Stage Carpenter

Dave Scamporlina

Master Electrician

Jeremiah Foglesong*

Master Props

Nathan Kahler*

Head Audio Engineer

Tony Smith

Head Flyperson


Stage Crew: Leo K. Theater


Joel Wilmot

Master Stage Carpenter 

Desirae Brownlee

Master Electrician
Mark Krida Head Audio Engineer


Artist Relations


Ariel Bui

Interim Company Manager



Human Resources

DonYeta M Villavaso-Madden Director of Human Resources



Vinita Gupta Director of Finance

Marina Kiseleva

Accounting Manager

Wollansa Chekol

AP Coordinator


I.T. & Operations

Timothy V. Norris Jr.

Information Systems Manager

Sean Little

Facilities Supervisor

Taylor Kesterson



Marketing & Communications

Michelle Haines Director of Marketing & Communications
Christian Barclay Communications Director
Steve Brown Marketing & Advertising Director
Angela Nickerson Creative Director
Allison Dunmore Social Media & Press Manager
Noelle McCabe Publications & Digital Content Manager
Richie Carpenter Web Production Specialist
Sayed Alamy Graphic Designer


Business Operations


Evan Cartwright

Business Operations Director

Joanna Barnebey

Data Operations Manager


Patron Experience

Claire Koleske Patron Experience Director
Veliere Crump Group Sales Manager
Marcus Williams Patron Services Manager
Sutton Vie Patron Services Assistant Manager
Devonnie Black Patron Services Lead
Emily Hall Patron Services Specialist


Front of House

Lance Park Audience Services Director



Jamie Herlich McIalwain Director of Development
Melissa Husby Associate Director of Development
Sarah Bednar Corporate Partnerships Director
Kate Neville Institutional Partnerships Director
Amy Bokanev Individual Giving Director
Anna Strickland Donor Stewardship Manager
Chris Quilici Donor Relations Officer
Darragh Kennan Donor Relations Officer
Laura Owens Grants Associate
Ben Swenson-Klatt Development Communications Specialist
Linnea Ingalls Gift Processing Specialist


Professional Arts Training Program 2019/20

Reed Flores Directing/Literary
Yanci Huezo Youth Engagement
Gabrielle Duong Scenic Arts (Paint)
Annika Perez-Krikorian Directing/Casting
Anna Vraney Stage Management
Madisen Crowley Stage Management
Alyssa Woodbury Development
Antonieta Castillo Carpio Production Management

*Indicates an employee of 10 or more years.
**Indicates an employee of 20 or more years.
Bold indicates a member of the Leadership Team.